25 days ago

Test Engineer Automation

Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd.

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Test Engineer Automation

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Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd. (WinGD) is a leading developer of two-stroke low-speed gas and diesel engines used for propulsion power in merchant shipping. WinGD's target is to set the industry standard for reliability, efficiency and environmental friendliness. WinGD provides designs, licences and technical support to manufacturers, shipbuilders and ship operators worldwide. The engines are manufactured under licence. WinGD has its headquarters in Winterthur, Switzerland, where its activities were founded in 1898, and employs about 350 people worldwide.

Our success in this fast-moving environment is based on the drive of our dynamic, innovative employees. They work with interest in a multicultural environment, surrounded by skilled specialist colleagues, to guarantee that our engine portfolio undergoes those steps in development that are relevant to our market.
Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd. is looking for a


  • Define test cases and procedures
  • Perform diverse tests on hardware and software components, as well as on integrated control systems
  • Suggest, conceptualize, and realize improvements on test rigs and simulators
  • Prepare appropriate documents (reports, guidelines, etc.)

  • MSc or BSc electrical engineering, or equivalent
  • 5+ years experience in automation and control systems testing and validation
  • Experience with NI's LabView and PXI
  • Knowledge of internal combustion engines control, preferably large 2-stroke engines
  • Ready to travel for field testing up to 10%
  • Team player, yet able to work independently
  • Enjoying working in multicultural environment
  • Good command of English (must) and German (desired)

Our offer
  • Dynamic working environment
  • Extraordinary and attractive products
  • Multi-cultural and interdisciplinary teams
  • Modern working conditions
  • Advanced training

Further information
For additional information about this position and Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd. please contact the Line Manager